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artist

Ikune Sawada, Japanese artist. Recipient Lulu Fairbank award International Understanding Through Students, 1970.

Background

Sawada, Ikune was born on August 30, 1936 in Hayashima, Japan. Arrived in the United States, 1969. Son of Tomejiro and Tsurue (Kuwada) Sawada.

Education

Bachelor, Art University Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan, 1960.

Career

Art teacher Public School, Okayama, Osaka, Japan, 1960-1965. Antique dealer Kobe, Kyoto, Japan, 1965-1969. Artist Seattle, 1971-1991, Walla Walla, since 1991.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bonsai, music, travel, gardening, reading.

Connections

father:
Tomejiro Sawada

mother:
Tsurue (Kuwada) Sawada